AC21 is the commonly used abbreviation for the American Competitiveness in the Twenty-First Century Act of 2000 designed to protect H-1B workers from having to leave the U.S. as a result of lengthy la
There is often a misunderstanding between the purpose and meaning of the dates provided on a personâ€™s I-94 and the visa stamp placed in ones passport. People sometimes get themselves in trouble based on this misunderstanding as they believe the dates on the visa stamp determine how long they are all
This guide is intended to provide an overview of the affirmative asylum process.
Understanding the O-1 Visa To understand the O-1 Visa, it is important to realize that it is considered a non-immigrant visa. This means that it is not designed to directly provide the person holdin
EB-5 Investor Based Green Card Category If you are in search of a route to a green card and are able to invest a sum of money between $500,000 and $1 million for a period of time into a regionally approved investment center or your own business, as discussed below, you might be ...
Accredited Adoption Service Provider Choose an Accredited Adoption Service Provider - These agencies are mostly charged with helping collect the dossier of documents, help with placement of children
Unlawful Presence As defined in the appropriate immigration regulations, an alien is deemed to be unlawfully present in the U.S. after the expiration of the period of authorized stay or is present in
Which K visa category do I fall under? The first type, the K-1 visa is intended for a fiancÃ©(e) of a United States Citizen who is currently abroad and wishes to enter the U.S.A. to get married. T
What is a Preference Category? When preparing a family based immigrant (green card) petition for a family member there are various categories in which the family member may fall. The importance in un
What is a J visa? A J visa is a visa referred to as an Exchange Visitor Visa. This visa is intended for those with non-immigrant intent who wish to enter to participate in Trainee or Internship type